SPEAKER INDEX    CONTENTS   INSERTS   
EVANS            3  
FAGNONI          5      7      8      9     10     11     12     13     14  
                15  
FILNER           2     12     13     14     23     24  
QUINN            1      3      4      7      8     11     12     14     15  
                16     17     19     21     22     24     26     27  
RODRIGUEZ        9     10     11     12     15     24     25     26  
THOMPSON        16     17     19     21     22     23     24     25     26  

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OPENING STATEMENT OF CHAIRMAN QUINN
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OPENING STATEMENT OF HON. BOB FILNER
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OPENING STATEMENT OF HON. LANE EVANS, RANKING DEMOCRATIC MEMBER, FULL COMMITTEE ON VETERANS AFFAIRS
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STATEMENT OF CYNTHIA M. FAGNONI, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, VETERANS' AFFAIRS AND MILITARY HEALTH CARE 
ISSUES, HEALTH, EDUCATION, AND HUMAN SERVICES DIVISION, GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE
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OPENING STATEMENT OF HON. CIRO D. RODRIGUEZ
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STATEMENT OF JOSEPH THOMPSON, UNDER SECRETARY, BENEFITS, VETERANS BENEFITS ADMINISTRATION, 
DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
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